News of Note
By Candace Stuart, Director, Communications & Public Relations
Here is a roundup from CHIME of recent news and upcoming events:
CHIME members can participate in a cybersecurity survey: KLAS and CHIME are partnering on a major cybersecurity research initiative designed to provide insights into the current status of medical device security in the healthcare industry. CHIME members can participate in this research by filling out an online questionnaire after which KLAS may arrange a quick follow-up call to clarify responses. The questions focus on technologies and services used to secure medical devices, as well as best practices by providers. Following the research process, KLAS will publish a comprehensive report based upon the feedback.
CHIME offers orientation webinar on TransformIT: CHIME will hold an orientation webinar on April 19 for members who want to learn more about TransformIT, a new analytic tool that allows members to benchmark their healthcare organizations and create custom reports. The aggregated data can give insights into implementations, solution partners, EHR systems, costs, and much more. Learn more about TransformIT here. Members who want to attend the webinar can register here.
CHIME is accepting proposals for track sessions and Leadership from the Edge: CHIME is encouraging members to submit proposals for the 2018 CHIME Fall CIO Forum. Track session proposals are being accepted in the following topic areas: Strategy and Leadership; Business and Care Transformation; Emerging Issues in Healthcare and Health Information Technology; and Clinical Informatics. Guidelines and submission forms are available here for track sessions and here for Leadership from the Edge.
More Inside CHIME
- CHIME’s 2017 Annual Report Serves as Benchmark for Members – By Cletis Earle
- Geisinger’s Webinar Launches Opioid Task Force’s Educational Initiative – By John Kravitz